Maps This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts)

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Title
This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showing the improved parts)
Contributor Names
Hills, John (Surveyor)
Cooke, John, engraver of Hendon.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published and sold by John Hills, surveyor & draughtsman, 1797.
Subject Headings
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Buildings--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Wharves--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Also shows all buildings, names of wharves and landings along the Delaware riverbank, wooded areas, and tract lines beyond the city borders.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy halved for folding, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with blue-and-white cloth border.
-  Wheat & Brun no. 468.
-  Includes notes, index to points of interest, statement of presentation dated "Philad'a Sep'r 5th 1796", and imprint of city seal containing coat-of-arms.
Medium
1 map ; 67 x 94 cm., folded to 71 x 49 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3824.P5 1796 .H5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.ct001369
Library of Congress Control Number
2007625050
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2007625050
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Chicago citation style:

Hills, John, and John Cooke. This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs showing the improved parts. Philadelphia: Published and sold by John Hills, surveyor & draughtsman, 1796. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007625050/. (Accessed February 26, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Hills, J. & Cooke, J. (1796) This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs showing the improved parts. Philadelphia: Published and sold by John Hills, surveyor & draughtsman. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007625050/.

MLA citation style:

Hills, John, and John Cooke. This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs showing the improved parts. Philadelphia: Published and sold by John Hills, surveyor & draughtsman, 1796. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2007625050/>.